Category: Defense

Pentagon Chief in Vietnam to Advance Ties but Rights Concerns Linger

HANOI—U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin sought on Thursday to nudge forward security ties with Vietnam that have been slowly deepening as both countries watch the Chinese regime’s activities in the South China Sea with growing alarm. Despite closer military relations, more than four decades after the Vietnam War ended in 1975, President Joe Biden’s administration […]

Chinese Defense University Conceals Partnerships With U.S. Schools

A leading Chinese military research university sanctioned by the U.S. government is concealing its ties to several top American schools.

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Chinese Defense University Conceals Partnerships With U.S. Schools

A leading Chinese military research university sanctioned by the U.S. government is concealing its ties to several top American schools.The post Chinese Defense University Conceals Partnerships With U.S. Schools appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

What the Pandemic Can Teach Us About Vulnerabilities in Our Defense Supply Chain

You only have to go back to March 2020, when grocery store shelves were stripped bare and toilet paper became a scarce commodity, to understand… Read More

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With Eye on China, Pentagon Chief Heads to Southeast Asia

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin became the first member of President Joe Biden’s cabinet to visit Southeast Asia this week, seeking to emphasize the importance Washington places on fortifying ties in the region while pushing back against China. Austin arrived in Singapore on Tuesday at the start of his southeast Asia tour. He was greeted […]

Nomination Delays Spur Pentagon Personnel Crisis

More than two dozen vital leadership positions at the Pentagon remain without appointees from President Joe Biden, a historic delay that could threaten national security, according to experts.

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Nomination Delays Spur Pentagon Personnel Crisis

More than two dozen vital leadership positions at the Pentagon remain without appointees from President Joe Biden, a historic delay that could threaten national security, according to experts.

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Chinese Officials Share Video of Nuke Launch Against Japan

Chinese Communist Party officials shared a video threatening the launch of nuclear missiles against Japan.

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Pence Hammers Biden’s Defense Cuts, Critical Race Trainings

Former vice president Mike Pence blasted the Biden administration for its lack of military preparedness as the threat from China looms in the Pacific.

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Navy Surface Fleet Unprepared To Win Future Conflict, Watchdog Finds

The Navy risks losing a major conflict as vital training time is wasted on identity politics and insufficient funding from Congress, according to a watchdog report.

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